Re: Books

2001-04-04 Thread Chris Devers
At 09:26 AM 4.4.2001 +0100, Dave Cross wrote: Wanderering around Charing Cross Road last night I picked up a couple of new Perl books, "Writing CGI Applications with Perl" by Kevin Meltzer Brent Michalski and "Instant Perl Modules" by Doug Sparling and Frank Wiles. Heh, check out _Perl How

Re: Books

2001-04-04 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 09:26:02AM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: Wanderering around Charing Cross Road last night I picked up a couple of new Perl books, "Writing CGI Applications with Perl" by Kevin Meltzer Brent Michalski and "Instant Perl Modules" by Doug Sparling and Frank Wiles.

Re: Books

2001-04-04 Thread Dave Cross
At 19:01 04/04/2001, David H. Adler wrote: On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 09:26:02AM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: Wanderering around Charing Cross Road last night I picked up a couple of new Perl books, "Writing CGI Applications with Perl" by Kevin Meltzer Brent Michalski and "Instant

Re: Books

2001-04-04 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 07:15:04PM +0100, Dave Cross wrote: Dave... [wondering how he gets to be a technical editor] My experience suggests it may have something to do with being in the right place at the right time... :) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] -

RE: Books

2001-04-04 Thread Doug Sparling
Dave... [wondering how he gets to be a technical editor] My experience suggests it may have something to do with being in the right place at the right time... :) Same goes for authoring -:)

Re: Books

2001-04-04 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 01:58:22PM -0500, Doug Sparling wrote: Dave... [wondering how he gets to be a technical editor] My experience suggests it may have something to do with being in the right place at the right time... :) Same goes for authoring -:) Oh, and about the editing - The

RE: Books

2001-04-04 Thread Dave Cross
At 19:58 04/04/2001, Doug Sparling wrote: Dave... [wondering how he gets to be a technical editor] My experience suggests it may have something to do with being in the right place at the right time... :) Same goes for authoring -:) Oh, I know that :) Dave... --

RE: Books

2001-01-08 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Philip Newton [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: 08 January 2001 14:53 David Hodgkinson wrote: Kieran Barry [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: And anyway, computing by publisher is getting a lot better. You just browse O'Reilly, Addison Wesley and Prentice Hall. Heretic. Manning publish

Re: Books

2001-01-07 Thread David Hodgkinson
Kieran Barry [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, 4 Jan 2001, David H. Adler wrote: On Thu, Jan 04, 2001 at 01:59:05PM +, David Hodgkinson wrote: Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: er, what's wrong with foyles if it's not a silly question? Insane filing system

Re: Books

2001-01-04 Thread Struan Donald
* at 04/01 13:26 + David Hodgkinson said: It took me three bookshops on Charing Cross Road to get a perl library together for the guys I'm working with, but I managed it without having to go into Foyle's. Yeah! er, what's wrong with foyles if it's not a silly question? s -- Struan

Re: Books

2001-01-04 Thread Piers Cawley
David Hodgkinson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: * at 04/01 13:26 + David Hodgkinson said: It took me three bookshops on Charing Cross Road to get a perl library together for the guys I'm working with, but I managed it without having to go

Re: Books

2001-01-04 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Michael Stevens ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Thu, Jan 04, 2001 at 01:59:05PM +, David Hodgkinson wrote: er, what's wrong with foyles if it's not a silly question? Insane filing system Legendarily unhelpful staff It smells funny I spent several minutes once trying to

RE: Books

2001-01-04 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: 04 January 2001 14:50 * at 04/01 13:26 + David Hodgkinson said: It took me three bookshops on Charing Cross Road to get a perl library together for the guys I'm working with, but I managed it without having to go into Foyle's. Yeah!

Re: Books

2001-01-04 Thread Michael Stevens
On Thu, Jan 04, 2001 at 03:10:24PM +, Greg McCarroll wrote: That was Sili of you On the plus side, They Have Lots Of Books, which makes up for almost all their faults.

Re: Books

2001-01-04 Thread Chris Benson
On Thu, Jan 04, 2001 at 01:26:25PM +, David Hodgkinson wrote: It took me three bookshops on Charing Cross Road to get a perl library together for the guys I'm working with, but I managed it without having to go into Foyle's. Yeah! The bonus was a second edition of Jon Bentley's

Re: Books

2001-01-04 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, Jan 04, 2001 at 01:59:05PM +, David Hodgkinson wrote: Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: er, what's wrong with foyles if it's not a silly question? Insane filing system They (used to, at least) file their Science Fiction (and some other sections) by publisher rather